After the Financial Times wrote an introduction to angel investing, we explore why it’s actually a lot more fun that they made it sound (especially when you account for impact too)
Jonny Hick looks at the need for charities to diversify income streams when cost cuttings and mergers won’t meet their growing funding gaps – and why impact investment can help.
Suzanne Biegel explores impact investing as an individual investor, encouraging us to think through different motivations, roads in and vehicles to get investors involved.
People often ask “what is a social enterprise?“; they also ask “what is social investing?”. We talk through definitions, and why there’s no impact see-saw.
The ‘buy one, give one’ model has been given a bad name, but with a little innovation and experimentation it can generate enormous impact. We look at the social enterprises paving the way.
We look at definitions of social enterprise & social business, considering examples and how impact in business is about much more than how they make – or what they do with – a profit.
How to invest using social investment tax relief … a quick guide for investors on social investment tax relief, as well as frequently asked questions and examples of social investments.
What does investment readiness mean for charities? We explore how The Big Potential Fund allows charities to prepare for investment, and look at what that means in practice.